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Old 04-22-2013, 08:08 AM   #10445
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Location: Dreary old Norway, dreaming of adventures past
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Originally Posted by WayneC1 View Post
Ah, come in spinner there Barnman, that "surface" varies from hard packed to 12" or more of deep fine silt, you keep your eyes glued looking for the change in color and keep the load off the front end. It has been the demise of many GS's but it is fun skipping over the top until you see the Roo or big Bull coming.
Or end up like my friend did

Top-middle of Australia is fairly.....umm....well, I'd hate to say boring, so let's just say it's nice to have an IMO computer with 12 pages of riding data and a remote on the handlebars...

'01 F650 Dakar - modified as best I can

2005: Australia - 8 months/ 26.000 km (anti clockwise circle)
2009: Norway - 2 weeks/ 6000 km (Lindesnes to North cape)


Hey !
It's the African ant eater ritual !
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